At today’s extraordinary session of the Tashkent City Council of Deputies chaired by the PM Aripov, the Akfa Group CEO and founder, Jahongir Ortiqhojaev was named as interim Tashkent city mayor replacing Rahmonbek Usmanov who had served as since 2012.
Ortiqho’jaev was also in charge of construction of Tashkent City business district. Akfa Group of companies includes Artel - home appliances manufacturer, Atlas and Mediapark - retail group and Imzo - manufacturer of aluminum and plastic profiles.
Jahongir Ortikhojaev, 42, graduated from Tashkent University of Economy. He was awarded the Friendship Order in 2015.